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Lambing - an Indoor or Outdoor Activity?

Where you lamb, shed or pasture, can depend on a number of factors including:

  • the breed of sheep you have,
  • the type of land your sheep are kept on,
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Farm Life

Buying in Lambs to Finish & Raising Cade Lambs - An Easy Way to Get Into Keeping Sheep?

I keep pigs, goats, chickens, turkeys and ducks but my main duty/love/addiction is sheep. I suppose I am a shepherdess with a sickening inability to stick to one species of livestock… 1,197 more words

Farm Life

Lambing Kit Essentials

For some farmers lambing season is in full swing, for others you are just getting prepared for the sleepless nights and the rest of us still have a few months to go. 1,217 more words

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Earlier Than Expected

I’ve been focusing on my pigs trying to build an outbuilding the pigs can move into. It’s taking quite a while, but that means I haven’t been paying the most attention to my sheep. 182 more words

Better Late Than Never

This is our ram, Dustin…

He is not the ram we intended to get. Sissy had lined up a pedigree ram from half a state away. 388 more words

Spring students

Happy New Year!!  Hope Christmas was good to ye all :)

Spring is literally around the corner and farmers up and down the country are bracing themselves for the arrival of hundreds of new farm animals.  205 more words


The most wonderful time of the year

Not Christmas. No, too cold, too dark and too much sitting about.  For me the most wonderful time of the year is spring. There is an overwhelming feeling that comes with spring. 831 more words